Bashar Barakah Jackson, known professionally as Pop Smoke, was an American rapper, singer and songwriter. Born and raised in Canarsie, Brooklyn, Pop Smoke began his musical career in 2018. These are 7 Facts You Didn't know about Pop Smoke.
1. His birth name is Bashar Barakah Jackson.
2. He was born on July 20, 1999 in Brooklyn, New York.
3. His mother is Jamaican and his father from Panama.
4. NYPD asked Rolling Loud to remove Pop Smoke from its New York lineup.
5. He was about to go on a months-long International Tour.
6. He was free on $250,000 bail after being arrested last month.
7. Pop Smoke and his crew were aware that their lifestyle brought risks, New York Times reported.
Rest In Peace, Pop Smoke